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Top-Ranked Hospitals for Orthopedics

Orthopedics is made up of 1,650 hospitals. All are experienced in treating difficult cases — a hospital is listed only if at least 320 inpatients in need of a high level of expertise in this specialty were treated there in 2009, 2010 and 2011 or if enough specialists recommended the hospital for such patients. The top 50 hospitals are ranked, based on score. The rest are listed alphabetically.

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Rank Hospital U.S. News Score Reputation with specialists Survival Success in keeping patients safe Orthopedics patient volume Nurse staffing Nurse Magnet recognition
#15

New England Baptist Hospital

60.7 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.8%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected=9-​10

High

100

Score: 3

High=3 out of 3

Highest

100

3,397 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: x

Beebe Medical Center

Lewes, DE

34.9 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.7%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 7

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Medium

50

824 discharges

Medium=700-​899

Highest

100

Score: 2.0

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

Methodist Hospitals of Memphis

Memphis, TN

43.8 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.7%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

As expected

50

Score: 5

As expected=5-​6

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

2,927 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Average

50

Score: 1.6

Average=1.3-​1.6

Score: x

University of California, Davis Medical Center

Sacramento, CA

51.4 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.7%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

1,470 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.5

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

Lenox Hill Hospital

New York, NY

50.6 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.6%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 9

Much better than expected=9-​10

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

1,890 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

Highest

100

Score: 2.4

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

University of Alabama Hospital at Birmingham

Birmingham, AL

50.9 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.6%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Highest

100

2,166 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

High

75

Score: 1.7

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: √

University of Chicago Medical Center

Chicago, IL

48.8 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.6%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

Medium

50

797 discharges

Medium=700-​899

Highest

100

Score: 2.7

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

Keck Hospital of USC

Los Angeles, CA

49.2 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.5%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Better than expected

75

Score: 8

Better than expected=7-​8

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

High

75

919 discharges

High=900-​1,399

Highest

100

Score: 2.5

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: x

Mercy Medical Center St. Mary's

Knoxville, TN

36.9 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.5%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

As expected

50

Score: 6

As expected=5-​6

Moderate

50

Score: 2

Moderate=2 out of 3

Highest

100

2,756 discharges

Highest=1,400 or above

High

75

Score: 1.9

High=1.7-​1.9

Score: x

University of Washington Medical Center

52.3 / 100

Modest

25

Score: 2.5%

Modest=0.1%-​2.9%

Much better than expected

100

Score: 10

Much better than expected=9-​10

Limited

5

Score: 1

Limited=1 out of 3

High

75

1,334 discharges

High=900-​1,399

Highest

100

Score: 2.1

Highest=2.0 or above

Score: √

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